Patrick Ertel

About Patrick Ertel

Patrick Ertel is the editor of Vintage Truck magazine.

International Travelall – September/October 2015 cover story
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The 1956 International S-120 Travelall that appears on the cover of the September/October 2015 issue of Vintage Truck magazine is owned by avid IH collector Paul Hammond. The Travelall once worked at a hunting lodge and had the bullet holes in the roof to prove it. What else is in this issue? Features 2015 ATHS National Convention & Antique Truck Show 1957 Jeep FC-150 1974 Ford Bronco 1949 Chevrolet 3100 1959 Ford Ranchero 1973 Mohs SafariKar Departments Chevy Talk – 1957 GMC 150 NAPCO … Read the rest of the story…

1959 Ford Ranchero – Going FORD-ward With Style
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1959 Ford Ranchero

The 1959 Ford Ranchero that appears in the September/October 2015 issue of Vintage Truck magazine is owned by Jeff Stevens who bought the truck in 2007 to go with his 1959 Ford Fairlane 500 Skyliner. A three-year restoration ensued, during which Steven deviated on the interior and opted for the Ford Galaxie trim and color scheme. See the video below to see a vintage TV commercial promoting the new “FORD-ward style” of the 1959 Ranchero. … Read the rest of the story…

1951 Chevrolet 3100 Owner Interview – 2014 Vintage Truck Show
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1951 Chevrolet 3100

During the 13th Annual Vintage Truck Show on August 2, 2014, we interviewed several truck owners about their vintage vehicles. We learned a lot of neat information and heard many interesting stories. In this video, truck owner Jerry Bibler of Lima, Ohio, tells us about his 1951 Chevrolet 3100 pickup. If you missed this year’s truck show, be sure to bring your old truck to the next show on August 1, 2015, across from Young’s Dairy in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Be sure to preregister … Read the rest of the story…

1959 Ford F-100 Owner Interview – 2014 Vintage Truck Show
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1959 Ford F-100

During the 13th Annual Vintage Truck Show on August 2, 2014, we interviewed several truck owners about their vintage vehicles. We learned a lot of neat information and heard many interesting stories. In this video, truck owner Sam Murphy of Indianapolis, Indiana, tells us about his 1959 Ford F-100 pickup. If you missed this year’s truck show, be sure to bring your old truck to the next show on August 1, 2015, across from Young’s Dairy in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Be sure to … Read the rest of the story…

Reo Speed Wagon – July/August 2015 cover story
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1936 Reo Speed Wagon

The 1936 Reo Speed Wagon that appears on the cover of the July/August 2015 issue of Vintage Truck magazine is owned by Michael Kisber and is one of only half a dozen known to exist. The REO pickup body for 1936 was still based on the 1933 Flying Cloud sedan. What else is in this issue? Features 1938 Fordson 1952 Hudson Hornet Pickup Agrover for the Field & the Road 1956 International S-100 The Jeep Does Everything But Milk a … Read the rest of the story…

1964 Dodge D100 Custom Owner Interview – 2014 Vintage Truck Show
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During the 13th Annual Vintage Truck Show on August 2, 2014, we interviewed several truck owners about their vintage vehicles. We learned a lot of neat information and heard many interesting stories. In this video, truck owner Jerry Turban of Kalamazoo, Michigan, tells us about his 1964 Dodge D100 custom truck, which won the 2014 Exhibitor’s Choice award. If you missed this year’s truck show, be sure to bring your old truck to the next show on August 1, 2015, across from Young’s Dairy in … Read the rest of the story…

1951 Ford F-1 Owner Interview – 2014 Vintage Truck Show
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1951 Ford F-1

During the 13th Annual Vintage Truck Show on August 2, 2014, we interviewed several truck owners about their vintage vehicles. We learned a lot of neat information and heard many interesting stories. In this video, truck owner Kyle Wren of Fairfield, Ohio, tells us about his 1951 Ford F-1 truck. If you missed this year’s truck show, be sure to bring your old truck to the next show on August 1, 2015, across from Young’s Dairy in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Be sure to preregister … Read the rest of the story…